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Hillary Waffled on Consumer Bankruptcy and Main Street Took the Hit

Linda Tirelli - a bankruptcy attorney in White Plains, New York - has a case load of approximately twelve hundred clients and they're ordinary folks: first responders, retirees, teachers, construction workers. Most are in bankruptcy because they're unemployed or underemployed; collateral damage from 2008's financial meltdown. Their situation, according to Tirelli, is made far worse because they would like to stay in place while trying to put their lives together but changes to the consumer bankruptcy code in 2005 have made that all but impossible.
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